Honda PCX 150 Might Not Launch In India; We Explain


Maxi-scooters are quite popular globally. They provide more space than normal scooters and to some, it looks more stylish. From the huge range of maxi-scooters, we take the Honda PCX 150. Recent rumours were about its India launch, which sadly would not take. Although, the upcoming PCX 125, might come to India later. 

Currently, the latest upcoming scooter from the Japanese giants, Honda, is the Honda PCX 125. It is scheduled to launch globally in September 2018 and there are chances that it might come to the Indian markets, sometime later. Some time back, there were rumours about the Honda PCX 150 launching in India. The PCX series has petrol and hybrid scooters in its range. The PCX 150 is currently popular in the US. However, speculations said that it might launch in India too. For the past 2 years, it has not come to India suggesting that the scooter would not launch in India. Also, if you see, the Indian markets are still not ready for maxi high-end and hybrid scooters. Most of the people are budget oriented and such scooters would easily cost much. However, after 1-2 years, its younger sibling, PCX 125 might launch in India.

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The Honda PCX 150 India debut took place at the 2014 Auto Expo, where HMSI showcased this maxi-scooter to gauge the response of show-goers. A lot has changed since the scooter’s India debut. With premium products, like the Aprilia SR 150 and Vespa 150 going on sale in the country, it suddenly makes all the more sense to launch the PCX 150 here.

Honda PCX 150 India Price in India

ABS Rs 2.61 Lakhs
Non ABS Rs 2.41 Lakhs

The PCX 150 is a premium scooter globally. According to the US price, it will cost around Rs 2.61 Lakhs for the ABS variant and 2.41 Lakhs for the non-ABS variant in India. If launched, it would4 rival the likes of Aprilia SR 150. At such a price point, the PCX 150 will become the most expensive scooter in India.

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Honda PCX 150 India Specifications

Engine  153cc, single-cylinder, fuel-injected
Power  14 BHP @ 8,500 RPM
Torque  14 Nm @ 5,000 RPM
Transmission  CVT (V-Matic)
Kerb Weight  130 KGs
Ground Clearance  138 mm

The PCX 150 features a 153cc engine single-cylinder engine. This motor outputs a max. power of 14 BHP at 8,500 RPM and a peak torque of 14 Nm at 5,000 RPM. The engine comes with a Honda V-Matic CVT auto transmission. The PCX benefits from large alloy wheels and telescopic front forks.

Honda PCX 150 Mileage

City 35 KMPL
Highway 40 KMPL

In India, Honda could introduce the HET tech to the PCX 150. This should enable the upcoming Honda scooter in India to deliver a peak mileage of 40 KMPL. Even in city, one can safely expect a mileage of 35 KMPL.

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Honda PCX 150 Top Speed

True Top Speed 112 KMPH

The Honda PCX 150 has a true top speed of 112 KMPH, which will make it one of the fastest automatic scooters in India.

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Honda PCX 150 India – Technical Details

Engine Displacement 153 cc
Max Power 13.4 BHP
Max Torque 14 NM
Fuel System PGM-FI
Transmission V-Matic
Front Brake 220 mm disc with 3 piston caliper
Rear Brake 130 mm drum brake
Brake System CBS
Front Suspension 31 mm telescopic forks
Rear Suspension Monoshock
Front Wheel Travel 100 mm
Rear Wheel Travel 75 mm
Front Tyre 90/90
Rear Tyre 100/90
Wheel Size R14
Tubeless Tyres Yes
Alloy Wheels Yes
Overall Length 1931 mm
Overall Width 737 mm
Overall Height 1103 mm
Seat Height 760 mm
Ground Clearance 138 mm
Wheelbase 1315 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight 130 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 8 litres

Stay tuned to CarBlogIndia for detailed test drive review and latest news updates on Honda PCX 150 India launch date, price, specifications, mileage and more.

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